Last Activity:12-08-2011 1:57 PM
Posted in thread: Help some water damage on 12-08-2011 at 07:04 AM
Okay got in behind the walls. Some mold but not as bad as I expected. Some corrosion on the
pipes above and signs of some leaking from there.
Posted in thread: Looking at replacement windows on 11-29-2011 at 07:14 AM
I ended up contracting with a company called Comfort, mostly on the basis of good rep for
customer service on Angie's list and BBB. Which I saw in person as they were prompt to follow
up and answer qu...
Posted in thread: Help some water damage on 11-16-2011 at 04:25 PM
Talked to insurance people. They don't think the sump pump is the cause of the problem and that
there must be other sources of water over a long period of time. Above this bathroom is the
main bath th...
Posted in thread: Help some water damage on 10-27-2011 at 11:39 AM
Okay here are some pictures I took back when all of this started after Tropical Storm Irene
passed through. This has all dried up now and the smell has pretty much gone away.I see some
mold in the bas...
Posted in thread: Help some water damage on 10-27-2011 at 11:35 AM
Okay I attached this rough sketch I drew of the area. The gray area is the basement. The tan
area is a ground level foyer that is higher than the basement and to the side. The water
damaged area in gr...
Posted in thread: Looking at replacement windows on 10-21-2011 at 01:09 PM
Got a few more estimates and getting clearer about what are the types of windows made and what
I want. With the windows themselves there are pretty clear specs and ratings to be found; with
Posted in thread: Help some water damage on 10-11-2011 at 12:09 PM
The recent weather in NY has caused me some water damage. Trying to decide what needs to be
done.The house is a 1960's split level. The damage is in the foyer and half bath that is at
ground level. So...
Posted in thread: Looking at replacement windows on 10-11-2011 at 12:00 PM
Thanks for the response.So far I have 2 estimates . . . The one for Renewal by Anderson would
come to well over 1k per window, which seems awfully high to me.I have another from a local
Posted in thread: Looking at replacement windows on 10-08-2011 at 10:21 AM
I am wanting to replace the windows on this house, which was built in the 1960's. It has a mix
of the original windows, which are a mix of double-hung and casement windows, single pane glass
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